What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
appear architrave artists Assurance Attock beautiful Bianchi-Giovini British called capital Captain Abbott character Christian Church Chuttur Singh circumstances Coleridge cornice county cess cymatium depose divine doctrine Doric Edinburgh effect England English entablature entasis evil existence expression fact favour feeling feet foreign contrast frieze Gallican Liberties give Greek architecture harmony Hazara human interest Ionic Ireland Irish labour land learning less letter living Lord means medicine ment mind moral nation nature never object Old Red Sandstone opinion ovolo Owen pediment persons Peshawur poem Poor-Law Pope Pope Joan Pope's Popess practical present principle produced readers regarded remarkable Robert Owen says scene Scotland seems shaft Shakespere Sikh Sirdar society Southey Southey's sovereigns spirit temporal supremacy things tion trees triglyphs truth University whole writing
Page 405 - Who, doomed to go in company with Pain And Fear and Bloodshed (miserable train!), Turns his necessity to glorious gain; In face of these doth exercise a power Which is our human nature's highest dower; Controls them and subdues, transmutes, bereaves Of their bad influence and their good receives...
Page 410 - MY days among the Dead are past ; Around me I behold, Where'er these casual eyes are cast, The mighty minds of old: My never-failing friends are they, With whom I converse day by day. With them I take delight in weal And seek relief in woe; And while I understand and feel How much to them I owe, My cheeks have often been bedew'd With tears of thoughtful gratitude.
Page 119 - Bassanio, The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. An evil soul, producing holy witness, Is like a villain with a smiling cheek ; A goodly apple rotten at the heart : O, what a goodly outside falsehood hath ! Shy.
Page 541 - The man may not marry any of his wife's kindred nearer in blood than he may of his own, nor the woman of her husband's kindred nearer in blood than of her own.
Page 405 - That every man in arms should wish to be? It is the generous Spirit, who, when brought Among the tasks of real life, hath wrought Upon the plan that pleased his boyish thought: Whose high endeavours are an inward light That makes the path before him always bright...
Page 102 - the thoughts of men are " widened with the process of the suns," but that there are recurring cycles of improvement and decay.
Page 405 - Who is he That every man in arms should wish to be ? It is the generous spirit who when brought Among the tasks of real life hath wrought Upon the plan that pleased his...
Page 405 - Whose powers shed round him in the common strife, Or mild concerns of ordinary life, A constant influence, a peculiar grace...